We stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement.


At Petaluma Bounty, we stand in solidarity with the Black Lives Matter movement. George Floyd’s murder on May 25th, 2020 is part of a larger web and long history of systemic anti-Black and Brown police violence and racism. Anger, action, outrage, and sadness have filled streets and conversations along with demands that we not look away. Led by the Black Continue Reading →

The Great Flood of 2011

A few weeks ago, I received a wonderful email from a past volunteer about an experience I had honestly tried to forget. The email sent by Eric B., was titled “The Great Flood of 2011” had four lines and several pictures. “The conversation went something like…Suzi: I’m not ready to see those photosEric: When can I send them to you?Suzi: 10 years.” Between Continue Reading →

11th Annual Spring Plant Sale Recap

If you’ve been following along with our Blog Posts and our Facebook Posts throughout this Spring, you’ve seen a lot of behind the scenes pictures and stories of the hard work that goes into tending a greenhouse full of potential. Not only are the seedlings for the farm but a good majority of them grow up with us and then Continue Reading →

Guest Blog: Greenhouse Reflection Part 2

Guest written by Intern Jane A major milestone has passed! The plant sale is what we have been preparing for for months, and marks the beginning of the growing season. The seeds we planted over the past months are finally ready to be put into the ground. But if you read the previous greenhouse post, you know that this is Continue Reading →

2021 Board Member Blog Series: Elizabeth E

When I reached out to Suzi in April 2014 to ask about interning with Petaluma Bounty, I had no idea I’d be signing on for life. I was an English Literature major at Sonoma State, newly passionate about community food and sustainability, but unsure how to take my first tentative steps toward community involvement without the supportive tether of school Continue Reading →

2021 Community Tool and Seed Giveaway

“If you are more fortunate than others, it’s better to build a longer table than a taller fence.” — Unknown All through the year we are continually blown away by the kindness of our community to supply us with donations to keep our community farm up and running. Whether it is a soil donation to help us get ready for Continue Reading →